Aspen Family History

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Aspen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a place named Aspen, from an inflected form of asp ‘aspen tree’. English: topographic name for someone living by an aspen tree.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Asper, Aspden, Osen, Campen, Amsden, Arden, Aspell, Apel, Askew

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Aspen Family Origin

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Aspen Family Occupations

What did your Aspen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Aspen family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Car Driver and Carder In W. Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aspen. The most common Aspen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Aspen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Car Driver

    9%
  • Carder In W. Mill

    9%
  • Clerk In Store

    9%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Aspen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Aspen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Aspen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aspen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Aspen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Aspen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Aspen. For the veterans among your Aspen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aspen Life Expectancy

What is the average Aspen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Aspen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Aspen in 1961 was 30, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aspen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aspen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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